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Acknowledgements

Foreword - Duchess of Devonshire

Introduction

List Of Illustrations

Poem - Return to Tapton House School - Tom Jones
From Romans to Railways - and a little further - Malcolm R Handford

1931 Memories of an Inaugural Scholar - Fred Goodwin

1932 An Old Taptonian Teacher - Harry Routledge
Cherry Picking Disaster - Robert B Nightingale
Always on the Outside - Albert Smith

1933 A Little Learning - Roy Hartley

1935 Memories of a Really Old Taptonian - David Durward

1936 A Youthful Memory - Norman Hoddle
Day One, on the Fringes and Precautions - Tom Jones
1936 - Jean Briddon
Remember, Remember, I'll Always Remember - George Tagg

1937 One Remove; Two Remove; Three Remove; Four - Doug Morris
Schooldays in Peace and War - Joan Norman

1938 Memories from the Early War Years - Joyce Marsden
Many Memories - Kathleen Barber

1939 The Dark Days Of War - Pamela Birks
A Special Souvenir - Betty Moore

1940 The Wrath of Miss Lowe - Doreen Housley
My Amateur Dramatics Beginnings - Mavis Hill
Passing Muster - Sheila Burgess
Inky Little Urchin - Peter Ashley

1942 Prefect - Roy Houghton

1943 Those Were the Days that Were - Joan Clarke
I Failed Tapton - Cliff Greaves
Personal Recollections - Brian Quartermain

1944 Those Happy, Uncomplicated Years - Rita Jackson

1945 Lest We Forget - John Wilson
It Was a Very Good Time - Pamela Clark
Tapton House Guides Revival - Sheila Maycock

1946 Memories from Eastbourne - Tony Cable

1947 All Was Beauty Part 1 - Peter Wagstaffe
A Super Sojourn - Sam Dunkerley
One of the Privileged of '48 - Barbara Johnson

1948 Beyond the Walls of the Classroom - Douglas Cox
Chalk Dust or Greasepaint - Douglas Gillam

1949 Baby Brownie Box Camera Days - Gillian Ashley
Reminiscences from Cutthorpe Days - Roger Webb

1950 School Day Thoughts - Malcolm Nicholas
Presentation to Mr H Mellor - Derbyshire Times

1951 I Remember, I Remember - Marion Yeldham
School Events - David Ashton

1952 Reminiscences - Evelyn Henighan

1953 Impressions of a Visitor to Tapton House - Elizabeth Jennings

1954 Miss Wildin Remembered - Bob Doughty

1956 The Feeling of Tapton - P M Wildin
Sweet Thousand - Helen Davidson
The School that was a House - Davena F Share
On Entering One's Last Term at School - Eileen D Sims
Privileged People - Barrie Birkin

1958 Train and Girl Spotting - Derek Hardy
Mr Mellor - Obituary - Frank Silcock

1959 A Clanger - Andrea L Gaunt
A Headmaster's Memories - Frank Chettle
Reminiscences of Tapton House - William Booker

1960 The Words of Wisdom of King Wilfred the Ready - Elizabeth Pearson

1963 Heroes and Villains - Jackie Green
Wonderful, Colourful Memories - Susan Bradshaw

1965 All Was Beauty Part 2 - Peter Wagstaffe

1966 Tapton As I See It - Margaret Martin
Tapton As They See It - 19 Contributors

1967 Traditions at Tapton - Gaye Hadfield
Ghosts and After Reorganisation - Merv Lambert

1968 Lost - Miss Lowe (THS 1941 - 1968) - Miss Pennington
Miss M Pennington (THS 1942 - 1968) - Jean Davey

1969 Miss P Wildin (THS 1936 - 1968) - Jacqueline Sanderson
Miss Wildin - As I Knew Her - Michael Kerry
As I Remember Her - Elaine Brazell
David Ashton (THS 1946 - 1969) - Paul Webster
Robert Furber (THS1948 - 1969) - Peter Wheatcroft

Phil Wildin - Ann Wheatcroft
Old Taptonians Association - Norman Hoddle
A Letter to Barbara - Helen Davidson

Appendices

Contributors List

List of Illustrations

Tapton House Entrance Hall
Commemoration Day Celebrations 1932 - A Midsummer Night's Dream
Commemoration Day 1934 The Prince who was a Pauper
Pupils group 1935
Staff members 1935
Form1A 1937
Form1R 1937
Students watching tree being planted 1939
Form 4Scii summer 1946
Group of senior pupils 1946
Clayton Challenge Football Shield winners 1947
Netball 1947-48
Boys athletics 1948
Commemoration Day scene 1948
Girls hockey 1949
Boys athletics 1949
Tapton House 1st XI football 1949-50
Netball 1949
School play 1949 At Diana's Shrine
Guides Flamborough Camp 1950
Pupils group 1950
Football 1950s
School photo 1951
School play 1951 A Midsummer Night's Dream -Bradbury Hall
School play 1952 St Joan
School play 1952 Christmas in the Marketplace
School play 1953 Prunella
School play 1954 Beauty and the Beast
School photo 1954
6th form 1955
Pupils group 1956
Form 2 Miss Maltby 1958
School photo 1958
School photo 1960
Governors group 1960s
Football 1960s
Presentation Day 1960s
Commemoration Day 1960s
Girls hockey 1961
Athletes 1962
Pupils group 1964
Staff 1965
Athletes 1965
Boys hockey 1965
Camping holiday 1965
Pupils and staff 1965
Speechday 1966
Athletics 1966
Girls hockey 1966
Boys to Germany 1967
Girl pupils 1967
Pupils group 1967
Cricket 1967/8
School photo 1968
Netball 1968
Lower 6th 1972
Girls hockey 1973
Pupils group 1975
Pupils group 1976
Phil Wildin
Tapton House internal and external views
Tapton House gardens - Gate entrance to forbidden kitchen gardens
Contributors list and photos